Newbury Park Community Guide
Newbury Park California is a beautiful community which abuts to the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. The city is a picturesque family oriented community offering breathtaking surroundings, lovely homes and a lifestyle filled with wonderful outdoor amenities. Previously ranked as one of the top 100 places to live by “Money Magazine,” it’s no wonder why the residents love it here so much.
Location: Nestled among the rolling hills of Thousand Oaks in the Conejo Valley and set against a stunning backdrop of the Santa Monica Mountains, Newbury Park is a short 20 minute drive to the Pacific Ocean.
Climate: Newbury Park enjoys relatively mild climate thanks to its close proximity to the Santa Monica Mountains as well as the cooling breezes from the Pacific Ocean.
Recreation: Due to the proximity to the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, Newbury Park is a paradise for outdoor lovers. There are miles of hiking, biking and horseback riding trails that are easily accessible. Newbury Park also boasts acres of well-maintained parks and ball fields. Ski & Snowboard Resorts are well within reach for a quick day trip or a weekend getaway. Starting with the shortest drive time, Mountain High is under 2 hours, Big Bear is about 2.5 hours away and Mammoth Mountain is roughly 4-5 hours away depending on traffic.
Dining & Entertainment: Newbury Park is close to a number of delectable restaurants, as well as the upscale shops at The Oaks Mall. For upscale dining in the community, Holdren’s Steaks & Seafood has great food, ambience and is a favorite amongst many of the locals. Stonefire Grill is locally owned and operated, with an array of wonderful BBQ, sandwiches and salads. If you’re in the mood for pizza, Toppers Pizza Place is definitely a crowd favorite in Newbury Park. As for grocers, Whole Foods Market is just down the road with a nice outdoor seating area and a complete prepared foods sections.
Corporations: Newbury Park California is home of biotech giant, Amgen. Amgen is one of the largest, if not the largest, employers and corporations in the Conejo Valley. A few other corporations with presence in the community are Sage Publications, BMW North America and DesignworksUSA.
Housing: You will find a vast array of housing to match virtually every lifestyle and every imaginable amenity. Newbury Park features a broad spectrum of condos, townhomes, single family homes, planned unit developments and lakefront residences, as well as jaw-dropping estates with inspiring views. The communities of Rancho Conejo and Dos Vientos Ranch are two of Newbury Park’s most recent developments. Click here to browse through condos, single family homes and more in Newbury Park California.